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English definition of “snob”

snob

noun [C]
 
 
/snɒb/
someone who thinks they are better than other people because they are in a higher social positionShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoastingClass and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poorUnpleasant people in generalUnpleasant men
snobbery
 
 
/ˈsnɒbəri/ noun [U]
behaviour and opinions that are typical of a snobShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoastingClass and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor
(Definition of snob from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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